Film Citation

TITLE
Unforgivable blackness: the rise and fall of Jack Johnson

DIRECTOR
Burns, Ken

COUNTRY OF PROD.
United States

YEAR
2004

LANGUAGE
English

PRODUCTION CO.'s
Public Broadcasting Service
Corporation for Public Broadcasting
Florentine Films
WETA-TV
Arthur Vining Davis Foundations
General Motors Corporation

GENRES
Documentary
Sports
Biographical (Nonfiction)
Feature

SUBJECTS
Discrimination in sports -- United States -- History
Johnson, Jack, 1878-1946
Boxers (Sports) -- United States -- Biography
African American boxers -- Biography
African American athletes -- Biography
Racism in sports -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Boxing -- United States -- History
Sports upsets
Boxing matches -- United States

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